China's fluorspar exports hit 28-month high in March

By Albert Li
Published: Thursday, 04 May 2017

Exports of fluorspar from China soared to a 28-month high in March but the average value of CaF>97% material remained at lower levels. Meanwhile, the value of aluminum fluoride shipped from China breached $1,000/tonne for the first time since February 2016.

Fluorspar (CaF≤97%) export volumes from China hit the highest level since November 2014 in March, according to the latest customs data.

Exports reached 21,266 tonnes in March, up from just 8,145 tonnes shipped in February and 14,520 tonnes in March 2016.

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